D.W. Metz


I’ve been writing for as long as I can remember. I have published a handful of short stories in the horror genre and have been featured in a number of poetry anthologies. Discovering Duluoz is the first solo publication of my poetry. It is available in paperback, e-book and on CD.

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The Typist
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,270. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
In the vein of classics from Lovecraft and Poe comes the horror tale of Henry Pickman. A disillusioned newspaper editor down on his luck, Pickman's fate takes terrifying twist when he finds an antique typewriter with a dark secret and the boundaries between fiction and reality begin to fade.
The Haunting of Hubbard Lake
You set the price! Words: 1,450. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
(4.00 from 1 review)
A short story horror from the author of Feast of Friends and The Typist
Discovering Duluoz: Poems by D.W.Metz
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,990. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Literary collections » Diaries & Journals
Discovering Duluoz is a collection of poetry based off several years worth of journals I wrote in the early 90′s. The poems cover the period when I was first exposed to the writings of Jack Kerouac as a teenager on the beach at Long Beach Island, and culminates with me hitchhiking (in true Kerouac fashion) from my home in New Jersey to his birthplace in Lowell, Massachusetts several years later.
A Void to Avoid
You set the price! Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Down on his luck Henry Pickman receives a just in time inheritance. As it turns out it's more than he bargained for.
Feast of Friends
You set the price! Words: 3,540. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
When Martin has an accident on the way to the cottage, he runs into his past.

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